Share this entry


Synonyms of garrulous in English:


  • 1 a garrulous old man
    talkative, loquacious, voluble, verbose, chatty, chattering, gossipy;
    effusive, expansive, forthcoming, conversational, communicative
    informalmouthy, gabby, gassy, windy, having the gift of (the) gab, motormouthed
    [Antonyms] taciturn, reticent
  • 2 his garrulous reminiscences
    long-winded, wordy, verbose, prolix, long, lengthy, rambling, wandering, maundering, meandering, digressive, diffuse, discursive;
    gossipy, chatty
    informalwindy, gassy
    [Antonyms] concise
  • Definition of garrulous in:

    Share this entry


    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources